Microscopes

A microscope is an optical instrument that can be used for magnification. It's often made up of multiple parts, including:

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Set up Cam interface on RPi zero w with Pi Cam 2

by lach_myers 4 months ago | 2 | 119 | 0

Worked fine, but had to use the local IP rather than name.

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Overview: Hackteria Remix: Building a Basic Microscope with Raspberry Pi

by partsandcrafts 10 months ago | 13 | 2,056 | 6

A microscope at its core consists of 4 things being held in place in relationship to each other...

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Kickstarting the Community Microscope Kit!

by bronwen 4 months ago | 0 | 227 | 2

<iframe src="https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/publiclab/the-community-microscope-kit/widget/v...

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Microscope Webcam Conversion

by bronwen 5 months ago | 4 | 366 | 1

[<iframe src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/VOoHsHhIECU" allowfullscreen="" width="560" height="3...

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Lensless holograpic microscope

by amirberAgain 5 months ago | 0 | 148 | 2

I will post a more detailed description here over the coming days. [https://plus.google.com/u/0/...

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1. Setting up the Raspberry Pi Camera for Wireless Streaming

by partsandcrafts 10 months ago | 7 | 1,641 | 2

The Raspberry Pi Zero is an ama...

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Prepare an SD card for a Raspberry Pi camera from scratch

by warren 5 months ago | 3 | 384 | 2

In a perfect world, our Raspberry Pi Zero W would hook up to the camera, connect to the wifi, and...

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Hand-cut or lasercut a simple DIY microscope stage

by warren 5 months ago | 1 | 229 | 1

We're working on simpler and cheaper ways to make good DIY microscopes, working from this @partsa...

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How to Make a Simple Smartphone Microscope #citizenscience #science #DIY #3dprinting

by Zengirl2 7 months ago | 4 | 267 | 3

A recent post on [Digital Trends](https://www.digitaltrends.com/cool-tech/3d-printed-smartphone-m...

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2. Attaching Your Raspberry Pi Camera to a Microscope Objective Lens

by partsandcrafts 7 months ago | 12 | 1,433 | 6

For a full overview of this project, go to [Raspberry Pi Microscope Build](https://docs.google....

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3. Building a Basic Microscope Stage

by partsandcrafts 8 months ago | 3 | 358 | 3

The microscope stage holds the optics, the sensor, and the sample together in a fixed geometric...

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Particle Visualization Event in Hixton, WI

by gretchengehrke 7 months ago | 4 | 315 | 1

Public Lab is hosting an event to visualize airborne particles from frac sand mining using samp...

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Quick Build: Basic Microscope Kit with Raspberry Pi

by partsandcrafts 10 months ago | 13 | 657 | 1

Quick build instructions for [Hackteria Remix Raspberry Pi Microscope](https://publiclab.org/note...

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Microscope build for Barnraising 2017

by kgradow1 11 months ago | 0 | 193 | 1

Will adapted the stage he built last week at the Fab Lab to work with a 40mm objective and the ...

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Making a Hackteria stage

by partsandcrafts 11 months ago | 4 | 356 | 4

We want to determine whether the Hackteria scope can be used as a cheap, affordable alternative...

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Microscope from Tablet Computer

by MicroscopesAreCool New Contributor almost 2 years ago | 1 | 463 | 5

I want to make a tablet computer microscope. This is adapted from "Make Magazine, Microscope" ...

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Sizing particles in microscope images at Portland Science Hackday

by mathew almost 2 years ago | 4 | 476 | 2

_[Image](https://publiclab.org/notes/SimonPyle/05-13-2016/automating-imagej-for-particle-image-an...

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DIY microscope resources

by liz almost 2 years ago | 1 | 480 | 2

above: the foldscope docs Here's a fantastic resource catalog from super contributor @maxlib...

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Calibrating a Microscope

by mathew about 2 years ago | 2 | 505 | 1

[image credit wikimedia](https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Asakura-Oosawa_Model,_Two_Plates...

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OpenFlexure Microscope: high-resolution assembly

by mathew about 2 years ago | 7 | 873 | 1

previously I assembled an [OpenFlexu...

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Automating ImageJ for particle image analysis

by SimonPyle New Contributor over 2 years ago | 8 | 1,591 | 4

Measuring air quality with passive particle collectors requires an accurate count of the size an...

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Making an OpenFlexure Microscope

by mathew over 2 years ago | 11 | 2,342 | 5

Determine if The Open Flexure microscop...

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Automating Passive Particle Monitor Analysis

by mathew over 2 years ago | 3 | 1,381 | 2

Along with @AmberWise, @Damarquis, @Pagyebo, I've been working to make and document a method of a...

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Mobius MicroCam

by tonyc over 2 years ago | 4 | 1,140 | 1

turn my mobius actioncam into a microscope I pulled the 6mm lens, flipped it around, taped i...

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